Speakers announced for our Pro-environmental employee and consumer behaviour conference, 29 April 2019

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We are pleased to announce the following confirmed speakers at our Sustainability Research Cluster’s interdisciplinary one-day conference on “Pro-environmental employee and consumer behaviour” on Monday 29th April 2019. Please see our event page for more details.

The conference is free to attend so please book your place online now.

Dr Peter Bradley (Associate Professor of Economics and leader of the Sustainability Research Cluster at UWE Bristol) Keynote “Motivating energy conservation in organisations: Smart metering and the emergence and diffusion of social norms”.

Iain Mcguffog (Director of Strategy & Regulation, Bristol Water)- “Beyond customer engagement to a hydro social contract.”

Shane Donnellan (Senior Behaviour Change Specialist, Changeworks) Keynote – “Learning to develop as a centre for best practice for behavioural change; lessons from an environmental charity.”

Mandy Gardner (UWE Bristol)- “Values and motivations of social entrepreneurs in bringing about sustainable community production and consumption.”

Bridget Appleby (Founder/CEO, ‘Sustainabubbles’)-“Parties for the Planet- Social Connections and Sustainable Behaviour.”

Dr Ian Smith (Senior lecturer of economics, UWE Bristol) – “What kind of activist are you? Exploring notions of collective action and self-organising amongst climate change activists in the UK, Germany and the Netherlands.”

Jes Rutter (CEO, JRP Solutions) Keynote – “Cognitive Energy – supporting the first fuel – UK behaviour change collective action.”   

Dr Jon Mulholland (Associate Professor in Sociology, UWE Bristol)‘How disgraceful it is that you are throwing that away’: Hand-Crafted Motorcycles as Upcycled Waste?  

Alexandra Arntsen (Birmingham City University) – “Work-Life-Environmental Balance: An Agenda for Management Practice.”

Dr Artjoms Ivlevs (Associate Professor of Economics, UWE Bristol)- “Emigration and pro-environmentalism: A long-term, community perspective.”

Dr Mark Everard (Associate Professor of Ecosystem Services, UWE Bristol) Keynote “People, nature and what this means for business.”

Nicola Andreij Rieg (Doctoral Practitioner in Sustainability, University of Surrey)- “Employee behaviour and Energy Use at the University of Surrey.”

Dr Svetlana Cicmil (Director of Doctoral Research, UWE Bristol)- Title to be confirmed

Alan Bailey (Director of The Future Economy Group Ltd)- Title to be confirmed

If you have any queries about the conference please do get in touch at bcef@uwe.ac.uk or tweet us @Bristolecfin

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